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Looking to Lose Weight? Get a 'Coach' - MSN Health - Healthy Living

Looking to Lose Weight? Get a 'Coach' - MSN Health - Healthy Living | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
Studies find one-on-one contact counseling help people shed more weight than going solo (Looking to Lose Weight?
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Eating Healthy For Weight Loss - Good Carbs Vs Bad Carbs

Eating Healthy For Weight Loss - Good Carbs Vs Bad Carbs | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
Love eating carbs but having trouble losing weight? This article will help you to get over that hurdle.
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Can eating slowly help weight loss?

Can eating slowly help weight loss? | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
A new 'flab lab' is being used to investigate whether eating more slowly helps weight loss.
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WIDESPREAD VITAMIN D DEFICIENCY IN CHILDREN PROMPTS CEREAL GIANT TO ADD THE ‘SUNSHINE NUTRIENT’ TO ITS KIDS’ PRODUCTS

WIDESPREAD VITAMIN D DEFICIENCY IN CHILDREN PROMPTS CEREAL GIANT TO ADD THE ‘SUNSHINE NUTRIENT’ TO ITS KIDS’ PRODUCTS | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
WIDESPREAD VITAMIN D DEFICIENCY IN CHILDREN PROMPTS CEREAL GIANT TO ADD THE ‘SUNSHINE NUTRIENT’ TO ITS KIDS’ PRODUCTS...
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On Nutrition: Eat better, have meals together - Health and Science Wire - SunHerald.com

Meals shared with others are always special, I thought as we enjoyed "Mangia del' Arte" - a delightful three-course dinner amidst jugglers and magicians and an a cappella vocal band last weekend.
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15 Questions About Vitamins All Dieters Should Be Able To Answer Correctly! - StumbleUpon

Weight Loss Tips & Secrets: "How Well Do U Know Your Vitamins?
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Motorola announces the MOTOACTV Android-based fitness tracker/MP3 player | Android Central

Motorola announces the MOTOACTV Android-based fitness tracker/MP3 player | Android Central | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
Android Central We're live at Motorola's event in New York, where Sanjay Jha just announced a pretty broad leap into the fitness space with MOTOACTV.
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Supplement users often get ample minerals in diet

Supplement users often get ample minerals in diet | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who take dietary supplements to boost their intake of minerals tend also to get more nutrients from their food than those who don't take supplements, according to a new...
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The Amazing Power of the Mind

The Amazing Power of the Mind | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
How much power do we hold in our mind, and what do we use that power for? Do we use it for our benefit or our detriment?
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In-Season Fruits & Vegetables for October

In-Season Fruits & Vegetables for October | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
Try some of these recipes using in-season fruits and vegetables for October from Care2 and DietsInReview.com using pumpkin, potatoes, apples, coconut, and more.
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What exactly is functional training?

What exactly is functional training? | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
Functional training is one of those trendy fitness industry terms that people like to use without understanding what it really means.
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WebMDHealth Newletter : Healthy Frozen Dinners: 20 Picks

WebMDHealth Newletter : Healthy Frozen Dinners: 20 Picks | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it

Best Frozen Meals: Healthy Options: All of these are low in calories and fat, include a good source of protein, have least 3 grams of fiber (for satiety), and not more than 600 milligrams of sodium.

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Reebok's EasyTone Shoes Too Good to Be True?

Reebok's EasyTone Shoes Too Good to Be True? | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
Did Reebok's toning shoes ads make false promises? The FTC thought so. Find out what the consequences were.
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Going Vegan will Make You Lose Weight - Nutrition Myths That Can Cause Weight Gain - Shape Magazine

Going Vegan will Make You Lose Weight - Nutrition Myths That Can Cause Weight Gain - Shape Magazine | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
Does eating at night make you fat? Should you cut carbs to lose weight? Nutritionist Rania Batayneh, MPH sets the record straight to help you lose weight fast and keep it off for good.
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Aspartame has been renamed AminoSweet

Aspartame has been renamed AminoSweet | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it

Aspartame is rebranding itself to be more appealing and memorable. For verification, click on the US flag button at the bottom of website. You will be redirected to a page extolling the virtues of Aspartame. 

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Survey Predicts Top 20 Fitness Trends for 2012

Survey Predicts Top 20 Fitness Trends for 2012 | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
ACSM experts examine what’s hot, and what’s not, in the health-and-fitness industry...
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Halloween Candy Nutrition Face-Off: How Do Your Favorites Measure Up?

Halloween Candy Nutrition Face-Off: How Do Your Favorites Measure Up? | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
You and your kids are decked out in Halloween gear (maybe even in matching outfits?). You've done the requisite door-to-door trip around the neighborhood and yelled "Trick-or-Treat" more times than anyone wants to count.
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POTUS Michelle Obama Goes For Fitness Guinness Record

photo via flickr/CC First Lady Michelle Obama is continuing her campaign to inspire the country's youth to get off the couch and to get active by going for a Guinness World Record for the most people doing jumping jacks...
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Full fitness gives Tiger reason to smile at CordeValle

Full fitness gives Tiger reason to smile at CordeValle | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
SAN MARTIN, California (Reuters) - Tiger Woods had a noticeable bounce in his step after competing in the Frys.com Open pro-am on Wednesday, and has targeted victory this week in his first PGA Tour event...
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10 High-Stress Personality Characteristics

10 High-Stress Personality Characteristics | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
Find out if you''re stressed out--and get ideas for doing something about it.
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Reebok Settles FTC False Sneaker-Claims Case for $25 Million - Businessweek

Reebok Settles FTC False Sneaker-Claims Case for $25 Million - Businessweek | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
Reebok International Ltd. agreed to pay $25 million to resolve government allegations it made false claims that its so-called toning shoes helped strengthen leg and buttock muscles.
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Exercise helps woman beat world planking record | Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune | wisconsinrapidstribune.com

Exercise helps woman beat world planking record | Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune | wisconsinrapidstribune.com | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
STEVENS POINT -- More than two years ago, Betty Sweeney of Plover was lying in a hospital bed not sure if she would survive.
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Will Toning Shoes Really Give You A Better Body?

Will Toning Shoes Really Give You A Better Body? | Fitness and Weight loss | Scoop.it
Exclusive ACE-sponsored research gets to the bottom of too-good-to-be-true fitness/toning shoes including Reebok EasyTone, Skechers Shape-Ups and MBT...
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